Along with bright summers today, herbaceous perennials are increasingly planted in potted gardens and decorative containers. Long-lasting, highly decorative, with beautiful foliage, they allow you to add to the usual accents the beauty of completely inimitable massive soloists. Caring for grassy plants in containers is more difficult than competitors growing in soil.
Category Flower garden and landscape
There are about 130 species of pine trees in the world. In the middle zone, common pine grows, whose appearance has become quite commonplace for us. Black and mountain pines, although they have many fundamental differences, are nevertheless very similar in appearance to the common pine. Pines with a more exotic appearance grow much farther south, which means it’s risky to grow them.
February is the best time for sowing seedlings for seedlings of many year-olds with a long growing season. Sometimes these plants are recommended to be sown even in December-January. But, in my opinion, the beginning of February is the best time to plant such annual flowers. Daylight hours become longer, and soon (in March) they will be able to receive more sunlight, in addition to artificial illumination.
In Komsomolsk-on-Amur, winters are long and cold. It was always believed that on November 7 you can put on a fur coat. In recent years, winter has shifted slightly towards spring and put on fur coats a week later. Remove too later. 25-degree frosts in November is the norm, just like -30 ° C in December, January and February. In January, frosts and -40 ° C are not uncommon.
You may have heard or read about humates more than once. Maybe even with some success use them on your site. But, given the fact that this fertilizer is relatively new, many beginner summer residents have yet to discover humates. In detail about what humic fertilizers are and how to use them, you can read in the material Humic fertilizers - methods of application for different cultures.
Many ornamental plants have tiny, often literally dusty seeds. The florist has to adapt to sow such plants as efficiently as possible. Begonia, petunia, eustoma, lobelia, alissum, bacopa, snapdragon and many others are annuals with tiny seeds that I sow almost every year.
The middle of winter is the time to think about the flowers that will decorate our garden in the coming season. Before you make a choice from the rich variety of tuber begonias, I suggest you get acquainted with my personal hit parade of tuber begonia hybrids. I have been growing this plant for more than 15 years and have gained sufficient experience.
Provence - a warm and cozy style of interior or landscape design. It envelops with unique domestic warmth and creates an atmosphere of quiet family happiness. The popularity of this trend in design is very high, and the abundance of accessories on store shelves allows you to successfully reproduce the likeness of the French province in a house or garden.
The plant world is large and diverse. So nature gave him to us. But, not only this, thanks to the efforts of numerous breeders, plant diversity is becoming more and more perfect every year. This and endless happiness for gardeners, gardeners, gardeners, and ... endless regret! Because not a single site is able to accommodate everything that you want.
Late fall-early winter is a very unpresentable time in the garden. Snow and hoarfrost that could decorate the garden during this period please us not every year. Therefore, it is often necessary to contemplate only coniferous and bare branches of deciduous trees and shrubs that are slightly faded from the cold. At the same time, the latter can be a good help to preserve the decorativeness of the garden.
The traditional theme for December is Christmas trees. A lot of texts and beautiful pictures, I will allow myself to speak out about this. True, I will make a reservation right away that I will not insist and promote any one, definite idea. Everyone should choose and decide for themselves, because there are always pros and cons. But to choose, you need to have some kind of information.
When preparing the garden for winter, do not rush to cut everything dry and yellowed. Pruning in the fall in a decorative and orchard should be done wisely. Untimely, it can jeopardize both wintering and flowering in the next season. During this period, pruning is carried out on many garden plants, but with one large "but."
Winter time is far from all gardeners perceive as an occasion to abandon all gardening and relax. A couple of weeks of respite from the active garden hassle - and again pulls to do something useful. It is better to devote December to the study of literature, catalogs, new products, debriefing and drawing up plans. Do such things or rest seem too boring?
My first garden was created in the Khabarovsk Territory, in rather severe climatic and not very successful local conditions. He taught me a lot. I wanted a lush garden blooming from spring to autumn, and the plants wanted, first of all, to survive in these conditions. Not everyone succeeded, the most persistent ones remained, providing flowering from the beginning of May until noticeable frosts.
Thanks to the efforts of breeders, the assortment of coniferous perennials has recently been replenished with a number of unusual varieties with yellow needles. It seems that the most original ideas that gardening enthusiasts and landscape designers have so far not been able to bring to life are just waiting in the wings. And from all this variety of yellow conifers, you can always choose the types and varieties that are best suited for the site.
For a long time people have been using all parts of pine - both wood, and needles, and bark, and cones - for various purposes. But its decorative qualities not so long ago attracted gardeners a little. The situation has changed a lot lately. With the advent of a wide variety of species and varieties of this plant, pines are increasingly becoming decoration of garden plots.
You can buy luxurious rose seedlings at a more attractive price in the fall, when numerous exhibitions and fairs offer a huge selection of varieties. What is no reason to plant roses in September-October? At its core, autumn planting of roses differs from spring planting in only a few nuances. Simple rules and a few tricks will help to get healthy, strong plants that will start growing and will please the first flowers before planting in the spring.
As many gardeners joke, winter is November and December, and January-February is already a foretaste of spring. And indeed, daylight is slowly increasing, the streets are again filled with sonorous little blue songs, and gardeners are already eager to start a sowing campaign. 5 bright summers that need to be sown in early February As practice shows, the optimal month for sowing most decorative crops is March.
Roses in the garden - the charm and pride of the owners of cottages and suburban areas. Of all the variety of garden plants, these flowers are always number one. Many modern varieties bloom several times during the summer and fall. And if in summer even beginner gardeners understand what to do with flowers - water and feed, then closer to winter more and more questions arise.
A kidney transplant is a complex and responsible operation in general. Even if it is a rose bud. In this article I will tell the whole truth about grafting roses using the budding method. You will understand why usually gardeners do not plant roses, but prefer to buy already vaccinated in the nursery. Propagation of roses by budding is all that beginner growers need to know. Contents: What is budding in theory?
Curving with luxurious arches and showing off royal flowers, the Clymers certainly won the hearts of gardeners around the world. Even some of the difficulties of wintering in the middle lane do not stop fans of these amazing climbing roses. They do not reach such heights as flexible and fast-growing ramblers, but this does not prevent the climers from maintaining the status of irreplaceable plants.